Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Win Tickets and B&B to the Culwick Choral Society Concert

    On Thursday April 24th, the 100-voices strong Culwick Choral Society and Orchestra will perform Mozart's Great Mass in C minor, Leonard Bernstein's Chichester Psalms, composed nearly 200 years later, and Barber’s Adagio for strings. Joining the Culwick is an outstanding line-up of soloists: sopranos Ailish Tynan and Colette Boushell, tenor Andrew Boushell and bass Owen Gilhooly.

    The Culwick Choral Society and Orchestra are led by Brona Fitzgerald and under the direction of conductor Bernie Sherlock.

    We have 3 pairs of tickets to give to this concert on 24th April, with B&B accommodation for two of the winners in The Camden Court Hotel in heart of Dubln, and an evening meal with the accommodation for the overall winner.

    Between now and Friday, we’ll ask a question each day, winner each day gets a lyric goody bag and put into the draw on Friday for the overall prizes.

    RTÉ NSO Weekly Competition

    Every Monday we'll be giving away two tickets  to the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra's Friday night concerts and an overnight stayt with early bird meal for two in Buswell’s Hotel. Congratulations to this week's winner.

    The music of Bach is indelibly associated with Good Friday, the 18th April. HIs deep-rooted faith gives his music a depth of feeling that overwhelms the senses with its richness of expression and sublime sincerity, the Easter festival drawing from him two of his most moving creations: the exquisite Easter and joyous Ascension oratorios. The delectable Third Brandenburg Concerto is a spry, bubbling orchestral tour de force.

    Don't forget you can also attend Chamber Choir Ireland's 1.30pm concert: period: William Byrd’s Mass for 4 voices and the Lamentations of Jeremiah by Thomas Tallis together with motets by Byrd, Tallis and Taverner.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Thursday 5 September 2013


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 6.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us

    Culture File- Fringe Dance - Wage

    Dance to the music of the gender pay gap in Ireland with dancer-choreographers, Emma Fitzgerald and Aine Stapleton, creators of Wage

    Feis Fever

    It's that time of year again when hundreds of music students are practising their pizzicatos and vibratos for Feis Ceoil 2014. Each evening between 6.30 and 7pm during the competition, Liz will annouce highlights from that day's events with the full list of results available here.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 03:00 p.m.
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat(2nd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Duration: 0:03:55
    • 03:04 p.m.
      Title: Piano Sonata No.44 In E Flat (3rd Movement) Finale: Tempo Di Min
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 0:03:39
    • 03:07 p.m.
      Title: O Clap Your Hands
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Duration: 0:03:25
    • 03:12 p.m.
      Title: Slavonic Dances Op. 46 - No. 5 In A Major - Skocna
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 0:03:53
    • 03:15 p.m.
      Title: Variations On Theme Of Mozart
      Performer(s): Glinka, Mikhail
      Duration: 0:04:16
    • 03:21 p.m.
      Title: La Boheme - Act Iii - Sono Andati? Fingevo Di Dormire
      Performer(s): Puccini
      Duration: 0:05:54
    • 03:27 p.m.
      Title: Quartet In E Minor For Piano, Violin, Viola And Cello
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 0:01:46
    • 03:32 p.m.
      Title: Funeral March Of A Marionette
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 0:04:56
    • 03:38 p.m.
      Title: Take A Pair Of Sparkling Eyes (From The Gondoliers)
      Performer(s): Gilbert & Sullivan
      Duration: 0:03:07
    • 03:41 p.m.
      Title: Tambourin (Hasse)
      Performer(s): Hasse, Johann Adolph
      Duration: 0:01:49
    • 03:42 p.m.
      Title: 33 Variations In C Major On A Waltz By Anton Diabelli Op. 120 -
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 0:03:30
    • 03:47 p.m.
      Title: Red Flowers Blooming All Over The Mountain
      Performer(s): Goss, Stephen
      Duration: 0:02:37
    • 03:51 p.m.
      Title: Sonata No. 1 For Violin And Piano In D Minor, Op. 75 I. Allegro
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 0:07:13
    • 04:04 p.m.
      Title: Pno Quintet In A (3rd Movement) "Trout" Scherzo-Presto
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 0:04:48
    • 04:10 p.m.
      Title: Granada
      Performer(s): Lara, Agustin
      Duration: 0:04:48
    • 04:14 p.m.
      Title: Cello Concerto In G (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 0:06:22
    • 04:22 p.m.
      Title: Canten Dos Jilguerillos
      Performer(s): Escalada
      Duration: 0:02:33
    • 04:24 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For Harmonica And Orchestra - Movement Iii - Allegro
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 0:05:30
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: Hail Bright Cecilia
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 0:04:37
    • 04:35 p.m.
      Title: Tpt Concerto In D (2nd Movement) Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Mozart, Leopold
      Duration: 0:05:29
    • 04:47 p.m.
      Title: Camptown Races
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Duration: 0:02:47
    • 04:53 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No. 5 (1st Movement) - Allegro Con Brio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 0:08:25
    • 05:06 p.m.
      Title: Avril 14th
      Performer(s): James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Duration: 0:02:18
    • 05:09 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For Flute And Orchestra (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Michael
      Duration: 0:05:51
    • 05:16 p.m.
      Title: Montagne St. Genevieve
      Performer(s): Reinhardt, Django
      Duration: 0:03:36
    • 05:27 p.m.
      Title: Linden Lea
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 0:02:45
    • 05:32 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No. 6 In D Minor Op. 104 - Movement Iv - Allegro Molto
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 0:09:33
    • 05:44 p.m.
      Title: Walking Song (1984)
      Performer(s): Volans, Kevin
      Duration: 0:05:54
    • 05:50 p.m.
      Title: Ubi Caritas
      Performer(s): Mealor, Paul
      Duration: 0:04:09
    • 05:54 p.m.
      Title: Serenade From Hassan
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Duration: 0:04:45

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